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Volume VII : Bombay, Hyderabad, Aden, Somaliland, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7

Scope and Contents

The album now contains photographs numbered in the range 939-1073 (originally there were 134). Added numbers are: 967A, 995A, 1004A, 1071A, 1072A, 1008A (is a painting); spoiled 964-966 and 1055; not used 1063 and 1066; missing 1009, 1010, 1012, 1013, 1015, 1017, 1020, 1030, 1040, 1042, 1044 and 1060. The photographs are not totally in numerical order within the album so that: 967A follows 988.

Subjects covered in this album are:
Bombay: views from the Clock tower, general views;
Hyderabad: schools and industries;
Aden (also known as 'Adan);
Somaliland: Berbera, Civil Police, interior, Sheikh, 6th K.A.R., mountains, tribesmen.


  • Creation: 1908


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1 album(s) (119 images in 1 boxed album)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Number 967A was supplied by Firebrace.

Existence and Location of Copies

This album is available on microfiche: General Collections, fiche numbers 89-91.


PJ. The number of photographs now present in the albums doesn't tally with that stated in the typescript catalogue. Numbers actually in this catalogue have been recorded. The other numbers in the typescript catalogue have been recorded as they are.


Fisher, Alfred Hugh, 1867-1945

Finding aid date

2002-08-08 10:27:54+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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